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: MENDELSSOHN

String Quartet in E minor,
Op. 44 No. 2 played by THE FINE ARTS QUARTET Leonard Sorkin (violin) Abram Loft (violin) Irving Ilmer (viola)
George Sopkin (cello) on a gramophone record

Contributors

Violin: Leonard Sorkin
Violin: Abram Loft
Cello: George Sopkin

: PHILOSOPHY AND SCEPTICISM

A discussion between
ERNEST GELLNER
Professor of Philosophy in the University of London and J. RENFORD Bambrough
Fellow of St. John's College. Cambridge
Do we disbelieve because experience has taught us to do so, or because we know a priori that the belief in question is absurd? Both-we know both kinds of scepticism. When we say that a belief is absurd we do not necessarily mean that it is illogical. We might mean that it would imply a ' very weird kind of world.' In other words we have a ' world-view.' Or haven'we?

Contributors

Unknown: Ernest Gellner

: THE LEPER

A play for radio by Ray Jenkins with Dudley Foster , Glyn Owen and Mary Wimbush
Produced by JOHN Tydeman
To be repeated on October 18
See page 59

Contributors

Unknown: Ray Jenkins
Unknown: Dudley Foster
Unknown: Glyn Owen
Unknown: Mary Wimbush
Produced By: John Tydeman
Mrs Sneyd: Kathleen Helme
Powell: Glyn Owen
Danny: Dudley Foster
Theo: John Hollis
Robert: Norman Wynne
Stan: De«ys Hawthorne
Elizabeth: Mary Wimbush
Barman: Peter O'Shaughnessy
Herbert: Andrew Sachs

: MOZART

The first of two programmes of his piano music played by CLAUDE FRANK
Sonata in C major (K.330)
9.54* Sonata in A major (K.331)
Sonata in F major (K.332): October 8

Contributors

Played By: Claude Frank

: THE NEGRO IN AMERICA

The Negro Sings
First of two programmes designed to show current trends in American Negro folk song
Introduced by PAUL OLIVER
Produced by D. G. Bridson

Contributors

Introduced By: Paul Oliver
Produced By: D. G. Bridson

: PAUL BEN-HAIM

Sonata for violin played by ESTHER GLAZER
Second broadcast

Contributors

Played By: Esther Glazer

: THE NEWS

: MARKET TRENDS

Today's overseas commodity and financial news. London Stock Market closing report

: Closedown









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